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La chinoise [videorecording] / Koch Lorber Films ; Hugo Films ; co-production Anouchka Films, Les Productions de la Gueville, Athos Films, Parc Film, Simar Films ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard.

La chinoise

Godard, Jean Luc, 1930- (Added Author).
Wiazemsky, Anne. (Added Author).
Léaud, Jean-Pierre, 1944- (Added Author).
Semeniako, Michel. (Added Author).
Berto, Juliet. (Added Author).
Koch Lorber Films. (Added Author).
Hugo Films. (Added Author).
Anouchka Films. (Added Author).
Productions de la Gueville. (Added Author).
Athos Films. (Added Author).
Parc Film (Firm) (Added Author).
Simar Films. (Added Author).
Koch Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
Cinematography, Raoul Coutard. (Cast).

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417201312
  • ISBN: 9781417201310
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Full screen.
  • Publisher: Port Washinton, NY : Distributed by Koch Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967.
Special features: Godard editing table interview; Venice Film Festival press conference footage; interview with Anne Wiazemsky; intro by Colin MacCabe.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Raoul Coutard.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anne Wiazemsky, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Michel Semeniako, Juliet Berto.
Summary, etc.:
Paris, 1967. Disillusioned by their suburban lifestyles, a group of middle-class students, led by Guillaume and Veronique, form a smal Maoist cell and plan to change the world by any means necessary. After studying the growth of communism in China, the students decide they must use terrorism and violence to ignite their own revolution.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
French dialogue with English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Venice Film Festival, 1967: Special Jury Prize (Jean-Luc Godard)
Subject: Students > France > Paris > Drama.
Communism > France > Paris > Drama.
Terrorism > France > Paris > Drama.
Revolutionaries > France > Paris > Drama.
Paris (France) > Drama.
Motion pictures, French.
Genre: Feature films.
Foreign films.
Comedy films.
Comedy > Feature.

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